Scraping By: Income and Program Participation After the Loss of Extended Unemployment Benefits
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We thank Marianne Bitler, Julie Hotchkiss, and participants at the IZA/OECD/World Bank Conference on Safety Nets and Benefit Dependence (May 2013) and the All-California Labor Conference (September 2013) for comments, plus Jeongsoo Kim of the Census Bureau for SIPP data advice. We also thank Leila Bengali for outstanding research assistance. Rothstein thanks the Russell Sage Foundation for financial support. The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and should not be attributed to anyone else at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the Federal Reserve System, or the National Bureau of Economic Research.